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Husky to Resume Full Production at White Rose

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CALGARY, Alberta, Aug. 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Following an extensive investigation, flow line repairs, integrity testing and approval of the Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board (C-NLOPB), Husky Energy (TSX:HSE) today announced it will resume production from the remaining two drill centres shut in following the November 2018 oil spill offshore Newfoundland and Labrador. Read More

Refinery news roundup: Minor works at Russian refineries, Antipinsky back

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London — Only minor works were heard at Russian refineries before the start of the autumn refinery turnaround season in October. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now Meanwhile, the Antipinsky refinery resumed operations on July 18, Sberbank said in a statement. Socar Energoresurs, a joint venture between Read More

Refinery news roundup: Africa launches come into focus

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London — News has emerged about new launches in Africa. Separately, Engen’s refinery in Durban is facing “some challenges” in production and hence will not be able offer bunker fuel in the spot market until the end of September, sources said. The refinery was “highly unlikely” to resume offering until the end of September, which Read More

Canadian petroleum agency approves Hibernia platform restart following spill

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8/16/2019 ST. JOHN’S, NEWFOUNDLAND – The Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board (C-NLOPB) issued approval to Hibernia Management and Development Company Ltd. (HMDC) to resume production operations at the Hibernia platform. Hibernia platform Since the spill occurred in mid-July, C-NLOPB staff have had extensive engagement with HMDC to discuss the cause of the spill, along Read More

‘Impudent’ speech triggers more North Korea missile tests

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North Korea has test fired two more missiles, just hours after saying it would never sit down for talks with South Korea again. It is the latest in a series of firings, triggered by, amongst other things, joint military exercises between the US and South Korea. North Korea has called them a rehearsal for war. Read More

Trump says China talks ‘productive’; Beijing vows tariff retaliation

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MORRISTOWN, N.J. (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday that U.S. and Chinese negotiators were holding “productive” trade talks and expected them to meet in September despite U.S. tariffs on over $125 billion worth of Chinese imports taking effect Sept 1. Containers are seen at Yantian port in Shenzhen, Guangdong province, China July Read More

‘We’re all alive thanks to pilot’: Passengers recall dramatic Ural Airlines’ belly-landing

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It was a chilling experience for passengers of the A321 jet as they watched it descend for an emergency landing in a field outside Moscow after a troublesome take off. They are now lauding the pilots for saving their lives. The plane with 233 people on board appears to have struck a flock of gulls Read More

China to counter latest U.S. tariffs as Trump vows deal on U.S. terms

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BEIJING/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – China on Thursday vowed to counter the latest U.S. tariffs on $300 billion of Chinese goods but called on the United States to meet it halfway on a potential trade deal, as U.S. President Donald Trump said any pact would have to be on America’s terms. Containers are seen at Yantian port Read More

Asian middle distillates supply may balloon as refineries restart from maintenance

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Singapore — The Asian middle distillates complex is likely to face headwinds thisweek as fresh barrels are expected to hit the spot market with the restart ofseveral regional refineries following completion of scheduled turnarounds. Meanwhile, weaker demand for middle distillate cargoes towards the end ofthe peak travel season could also weigh on prices, market participants Read More

Fed remains a target as economy falls short of Trump’s ambitious goals

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – It has become a jarring and frequent contradiction. President Donald Trump blames the Federal Reserve for putting the U.S. economy at risk while data shows an economy in “reasonably good” shape, as the head of the central bank recently said. FILE PHOTO: The Federal Reserve Board building on Constitution Avenue is pictured Read More